Gasoline Lollipops Top Your 2021 List of Colorado Musicians - See All 20 Artists - The Colorado Sound

Gasoline Lollipops Top Your 2021 List of Colorado Musicians – See All 20 Artists

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The Gasoline Lollipops

You voted, we listened…and now we can congratulate the Gasoline Lollipops for earning the Number One spot on the Colorado Sound’s 2021 list of the Top 20 Colorado Bands! 

The Top 20 was voted on by you, our members and listeners. All bands who made our Top 20 this year are listed below, in order based on total votes.  

1 The Gasoline Lollipops 11 The Burroughs
2 Big Head Todd & The Monsters 12 Flobots
3 Slim Cessna’s Auto Club 13 Tommy Bolin
4 Bonnie & Taylor Sims 14 The Railbenders
5 Devotchka 15 Elektric Animals
6 Nathaniel Rateliff & The Nightsweats 16 Otis Taylor
7 Gregory Alan Isakov 17 In The Whale
8 Wovenhand 18 Dressy Bessy
9 Daniel Rodriguez 19 ***tie***Sugar Britches / The HG Collective
10 String Cheese Incident 20 The Subdudes


Led by front man and songwriter Clay Rose, the Gasoline Lollipops have been a Colorado favorite for years. In 2020 they released their most recent album, All the Misery Money Can Buy. Here’s the title track: 

Last year, the band played a record release show at Red Rocks to a limited audience – the first live show at the venue since the pandemic shut it down earlier that year. 

Congrats to all the artists who made our Top 20 list this year – and thank you to everyone who voted! We had a tremendous response, and it’s a testament to how passionate music fans are in Colorado. 

In honor of Colorado Day this past Aug. 1, we celebrated with an All Colorado Music Weekend, spinning nothing but Colorado artists all weekend long.

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